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Grizzly eating grass

Surviving in Grizzly Country!

There be grizz in them hills! was a common campfire joke when I was young. The older I got the more true that statement became with old humpies expansion further south into areas where 30 years before they weren’t common....


15 Minutes of Fame

September is finally here and we are off to a great start! Brandon Mason and I just returned from a Caribou hunt in Canada and I couldn’t be happier with the outcome. I harvested a good bull with my bow and Brandon harves...

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Packing Your Pack, Part 2

Make sure your pack is loaded properly! Enjoy these tips and enjoy a more comfortable pack in and hopefully a heavy pack out! For more great Eastmans’ content subscribe HERE.


15 Minutes of Fame Q&A

  Q&A with Guy Eastman 1) Does Eastmans’ ever pay for hunting stories? The answer to this question is, almost never. I think in my nearly 20 years at the helm of the publications we have paid for maybe two or thr...

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Keeping Your Valuables Safe!

Do you have valuables that you would like to protect? If so a Liberty Safe just might be the answer!

Last Minute-Recovered

T-Minus….Last Minute Check!

  Here we go. We’re approaching zero hour with the start of most 2014 seasons. Some have actually started and I’ve seen a few good trophies come across my desk. With that in mind, I wanted to take a quick second to hel...


Baselines and Benchmarks

  What did I forget this time? When packing for a five or seven-day trip in the unknown of the backcountry this can be a very common and dangerous question, and although I hate to admit it, it’s one I’ve asked ...

Grizzly on mount

Grizzlies in California?

Insanity is often defined as repeating the same action and expecting a different result. Yet here we sit with green groups proposing an expansion of the grizzly bear’s range into other national parks and refuges. On the surfa...

Public Land

Is Public Land Set to Be Sold?

Public land and the Rocky Mountain West are tied together. When hunters from the East think of coming West their first question is often, “How hard is it to plan my own hunt on public land?” The tone in Washington D.C. has ...


2014 Could Be A Very Good Year!

Tall, wide and heavy is what every hunter dreams of finding when it comes to antlers on elk and deer. Sure, some of us like other characteristics but I would be hard pressed to find a hunter who wouldn’t pull the trigger on a...